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Police growing 'increasingly concerned' for missing Padiham man

Police are appealing for information to help locate Christopher Brown Photo: Lancashire Police

Police are becoming "increasingly concerned" for the welfare of a 28-year-old man who has gone missing from his home in Padiham.

Christopher Brown was last seen at around 11:30am today (October 16) on Warwick Drive, Padiham and was believed to be heading in the direction of Thompson Street.

Police say there are serious concerns for his mental wellbeing and are appealing for any information or sightings that can help locate him as soon as possible.

PC Tom Gibbons, of Burnley Police, said:

We are extremely concerned about Christopher and would like to hear from anybody who has seen him or knows where he may be.”

– PC Tom Gibbons, Burnley Police

He is described as white, 6ft 4ins tall, of slim build and with brown hair. He was last seen wearing a dark-coloured parka with a fur hood.

Anybody with information should contact the Police on 101, quoting log number 598 of today (October 16th).